Category: Botswana
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POSTED ON December 20, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

The Lundin Group’s Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX:LUC) jumped 11.3% in early trading Friday after the company announced a greater than $1 billion increase in the estimated in-situ value of the Indicated mineral resource at the Karowe diamond mine in Botswana. The growth is credited to the company’s consistent recovery of large and exceptional stones at… Continue Reading

POSTED ON November 25, 2013 BY Travis McPherson

Lukas Lundin’s Lucara Diamond (LUC:TSX) sold almost $23 million from their third ‘exceptional’ stone tender.  The diamonds were from the company’s Karowe mine in Botswana which has been the backbone of the company’s success this year.  In May of this year, LUC announced their first stone tender which sold 15 stones for gross revenue of… Continue Reading

POSTED ON October 19, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

The Lundin Group’s Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX:LUC) reached a 52 week high of $1.25 Friday, with shares in the African diamond producer closing at $1.23 on approx. 700,000 shares. Lucara’s shares have more than doubled since the company entered production at its 100% owned Karowe diamond mine in Botswana in August, 2012 (Related: A New Age… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 24, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

Lucara Diamond Corp. has announced the recovery of a 257 carat diamond from its Karowe Mine in Botswana. Read the press release: Lucara Recovers Exceptional 257 Carat Diamond “Revenues generated from the sale of these diamonds will be used to reduce debt and strengthen Lucara’s balance sheet,” Lucara CEO William Lamb commented. Here’s the 12… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 23, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

This morning Keith Hill’s Africa Oil (TSXV:AOI), which is developing oil discoveries in the East African Rift Basin System, said that the company suffered no injury during the weekend’s mall attack in Nairobi. We join Africa Oil in extending our prayers to those who remain affected by the tragedy. Read: Africa Oil Reports on Security Situation in Kenya… Continue Reading

POSTED ON March 18, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

William Lamb, President and CEO commented, “The recovery of these large stones is hugely significant to both Lucara and Botswana. To the best of my knowledge, the 239 carat stone is one of the largest diamonds ever to have been recovered from the highly prolific Orapa kimberlite field in over 40 years of production. The… Continue Reading

POSTED ON August 18, 2012 BY Tommy Humphreys

Could a mine opening ceremony be a catalyst to LUC’s share price? Lucara Diamond Corp ($LUC on the TSX big board) is a Lundin Group diamond mining and development company that I owned and wrote about last year. I entered at an average cost of $.87 cents and sold at $1.11 (Sources: 1, 2). For those new… Continue Reading

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